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Pasco County Sheriff’s Office

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Two Women Die In Pasco County House Fire

HUDSON, Fla. (AP) — Two women are dead following an early morning house fire in Hudson. The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office says fire broke out at a home just after 7 a.m. Crews found 24-year-old Jessica […]

CBS Tampa–02/03/2014

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Man Falls To Death In Backyard Of A Home After Parachute Doesn’t Deploy

A skydiver has died after authorities say his parachute did not deploy during a jump in southwest Florida.

10/21/2013

Mug shot of David Edward Benes. (credit: Pasco County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Man Imprisons 80-Year-Old Girlfriend To Perform Exorcism On Her

A man is accused of imprisoning his 80-year-old girlfriend and performing an exorcism on her.

09/19/2013

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Man Lures Lover’s Ex Into Sword Attack Following Rape Accusation

A local man is facing multiple charges after luring the ex-boyfriend of his current lover to a house so that he could attack him with a sword.

06/11/2013

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Police Chase Kangaroo For Several Hours In Florida Town

Area residents were taken by surprise after looking out their windows and seeing an unexpected visitor – a kangaroo – making its way through town.

06/03/2013

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Police: Woman Keys Crude Image Of Male Genitals Into Car, Leaves Explanatory Note

A local woman was arrested after carving a crude image of male genitals into another person’s car. In addition to the damage, the woman – 23-year-old Natasha Myers – left a note explaining her actions.

05/23/2013

Mug shot of Charles Jones, one of two men involved in the shooting. (Credit: Pasco County Sheriff's Office)

Two Men Arrested For Drive-By Shooting Of A Deer

The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men who reportedly participated in the drive-by shooting of a deer.

01/03/2013

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Woman Gets 15 Years For Dragging Deputy With Her Truck

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) — A Tampa Bay area woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for dragging a deputy with her truck while trying to escape. A Pasco County judge sentenced […]

CBS Tampa–12/04/2012

Mug shot of Stephanie Edgell. (credit: Pasco County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Woman Sells Friend’s Parrot While Pet-Sitting When Friend Was In Jail

Stephanie Edgell, 32, was arrested Friday for allegedly selling her incarcerated friend’s pet parrot, reportedly lying to her friend that Buddy, the Blue Fronted Amazon Parrot, “flew out the window.”

07/25/2012

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Cops: Fla. Coin Shop Owner Fatally Shoots Intruder

Authorities are investigating after they say a southwest Florida business owner fatally shot a suspect trying to rob his store.

06/11/2012

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